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Major gaming studio, responsible for World of Warcraft and the Warcraft franchise, Diablo III and the Diablo franchise, Hearthstone, Heroes of the Storm, and Overwatch.

Teeth. Not a lack of teeth.

Wrath Classic tests Titan Rune dungeons, while WoW posts Dragonflight short story

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With all of the attention and hype being focused on World of Warcraft: Dragonflight this month, a fan of the franchise might be forgiven...
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World of Warcraft’s lead narrative designer Steve Danuser tries to clarify Titan waters affecting dragon whelps

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As of this writing, World of Warcraft: Dragonflight is not yet available for players, but already some of the new lore for the expansion...

Overwatch 2 brings back Mei in latest patch, promises tweaks to rewards and support roles in Season 2

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Have you been missing Mei after she was pulled from the roster of Overwatch 2 last month? Then we have some good news: Yesterday's...
Meh.

WoW Factor: First impressions of the Dracthyr Evoker

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With the second part of the Dragonflight pre-patch live, I have now been granted an ability I did not particularly want in World of...

World of Warcraft offers free play weekend, posts Dragonflight release times

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With a little over a week to go before World of Warcraft: Dragonflight releases, Blizzard is doing all it can to draw lapsed players...

Massively Overthinking: Changing ‘mains’ in MMOs

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When I first started MMOs, the idea of mains and alts was bizarre to me. Why would I spend time on a second character...

World of Warcraft’s Morgan Day addresses class tuning and design for Dragonflight

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Class tuning in World of Warcraft is something that has been argued about basically since the game first launched and continues to be debated,...
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MMO veteran Scott Hartsman discusses why overseas game publishing is so messy

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All right, so Blizzard and Netease are no longer working together for publishing the former studio's games in China. That's significant, but it should...

Blizzard once again tries to delay Albany QA workers’ union vote through a request for review

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Just because Blizzard was told "no" already apparently doesn't mean the company is giving up on stopping QA workers at Diablo IV developer Blizzard...
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WoW Factor: So Blizzard just lost China

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Sometimes it's not fun to work in this particular industry. Not in the sense that it's horrible, but in the sense that you've written...

Warcraft Arclight Rumble’s newest beta patch seeks to overhaul PvP

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When it comes to RTS gaming, fighting against the computer is only going to take your enjoyment so far, and you'll likely want to...

EG7 Q3 2022: LOTRO’s monthly active players are up 11% compared to last year

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If you can pull your eyes away from the Activision-Blizzard/NetEase trainwreck that unfolded overnight, then we've got a blast of new financial news for...

WoW, Overwatch, Diablo, and more to sunset in China following failed Blizzard-Netease licensing deal

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Last week, as part of its Q3 2022 investor report, Activision-Blizzard included what we described as an ominous note about its apparent difficulties negotiating...
Man... or dragon man?

Why I Play: World of Warcraft, 2022 edition

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Have you ever watched The Good Place? If you haven't, I suggest you stop reading right now and go watch. Your life will be...

Overwatch 2 briefly delays its mid-season cycle patch to Thursday

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If you're going to get hit with the news that an expected patch is getting slapped with a delay, the best you can hope...
Powerful!

Massively OP Podcast Episode 396: Crowfalling

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Justin and Bree discuss Crowfall, Blue Protocol, SWTOR, New World, Q3 2022 financials (for Blizzard, Pearl Abyss, Square Enix, NCsoft), and new patches (for DDO, Neverwinter, Blade and Soul, EVE Online, Guild Wars 2, Elder Scrolls Online), with a mailbag topic covering Shadowbane, Second Live, Secret World, and Ultima Online.
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Blizzard shuts down a major Overwatch 2 cheat software provider

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You have to be a special, artisanal, distinct kind of lamesauce to buy software to cheat in a shooter game, but that is regrettably...

MMOs and MMORPGs fill several voting categories at this year’s Game Awards

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While many of the categories that fans can vote on in this year's Game Awards certainly skew towards some of the heavy-hitting single-player titles...
This is what I always wanted.

World of Warcraft moves into its second Dragonflight pre-patch phase with Dracthyr Evokers

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Azeroth is closed for the time being while Blizzard prepares the second phase of its World of Warcraft: Dragonflight pre-patch for later today. This...

The Daily Grind: Should the MMO genre take another stab at esports?

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A few years ago, there was a concerted push in the MMO genre to design, amplify, and boost esports, and I don't just mean...

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